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isle; isles.

I.

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Island; Islands.
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Isle; Isles.
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  • No, more do i. Odd, isn't it, what a knack women have for taking care of sick folks?

    Eight Cousins Louisa M. Alcott
  • See also some curious words in a letter to Turgot, i. 221, 222.

  • "Neither do i." He clenched his teeth tightly and beat his fists upon the coverlet.

    Bat Wing Sax Rohmer
  • In the time of Edward i. there were but few of such actions.

    The Common Law Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
  • Head of a giant grows again after being cut off—i. 385; cut off and fastened on again—Ii.

    The Kath Sarit Sgara Somadeva Bhatta
British Dictionary definitions for i.

I.

abbreviation
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Island or Isle
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Related Abbreviations for i.

i.

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interest
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intransitive

I.

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island
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isle
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